Unsinkable

Site: Online/Web Service

Service: Mental Health Support and Awareness

Record #: OAK0332
Last Full Update: 04 Aug 2023

Contact Information

Agency Information

Description (Agency)

A multimedia charitable organization that uses storytelling to help people bridge the gap between struggling with their mental health and taking steps towards mental well-being, founded by 4-time Olympian Silken Laumann.

Legal Status (51) Registered Charity
Established 2019
Funding Grants ; Donations ; Sponsorships

Description and Service Details

Description (Service)

Unsinkable humanizes the way people access and experience mental health support, using storytelling to help people bridge the gap between struggling with their mental health and taking steps towards mental well-being 
 
Community Champions Program

  • Leaders of our mental health movement towards educating, connecting, and empowering people
  • have gone through our storytelling program and shown tremendous commitment in the field of mental health advocacy
  • support Champs in accomplishing their mental well-being goals as ambassadors of the Unsinkable community
  • weareunsinkable.com/community-champions 

Youth Program

  • An after-school mentorship program for youth who are passionate about mental health, well-being and social advocacy
  • younger and older youth councils connect regularly to collaborate on projects that impact Unsinkable Youth
  • youth are supported and encouraged to take on leadership roles in their community and with the councils
  • weareunsinkable.com/youthprogram

Storytelling Program

  • Storytellers work with our program manager, where they are supported, encouraged & mentored to share their unique perspectives and lived experiences
  • weareunsinkable.com/storytelling

Unsinkable is Digital-first

  • Using online channels to connect, listen, transfer evidence-based knowledge, and help create direction on what steps to take to improve mental well-being
  • see social media channels above
Hours

Website Mon-Sun 24 hours

Areas Served Canada ; International ; Ontario
Eligibility Ages: 16 year(s) and up
Application

No application required

Languages English ; French
Fees None

Site Information

Located In Community Toronto
Address & Map
Toronto, ON
Physical Access Not Applicable - Online Service

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